Tag: ACT

The smart Indian student’s guide to getting into MIT

For over 150 years Massachusetts Institute of Technology has played a key role in science, technology, engineering and, math-STEM education. This university is one of the world’s best institutes both in terms of academics and experience. Did you know? As of now, 95 Nobel laureates have been associated with MIT, what more do you need to prove its credibility. Read more

Big Questions : ACT vs SAT

Most colleges in the US give you a choice of examination. You can either give the SAT or the ACT, and most people have a thousand questions about each – does one of them help you in front of the Admissions Board at your chosen college? Which of them is ‘easier’? Which of them is ‘more scoring’? Read more

ACT Exam: To Take or Not To Take?

The ACT is a computer-delivered test that is used for admission to undergraduate programs of universities and colleges in the US. It is designed to measure a student’s academic achievement with the help of five test components—Reading, Mathematics, English, Science and Writing(optional). The entire test lasts for 2 hours and 55 minutes without essay, and for 3 hours and 35 minutes if you choose to attempt the essay. ACT scores range from 1-36, in 1-point increments and are an average of the four compulsory test components. Read more